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HP Pavilion Elite HPE-270f Desktop PC Product Specifications

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Product number

BK175AA

Release date

17-Apr-2010

Country/region sold in

  • United States
  • Canada

Motherboard

Figure 1: Motherboard top view
Image of motherboard
  • Manufacturer: Pegatron
  • Form factor: microATX - 24.4 cm (9.6 inches) x 24.4 cm (9.6 inches)
  • Chipset: Intel X58 Express
  • Memory sockets: 6 x DDR3
  • Front side bus speeds: 4.8 GT/s QPI
  • Processor socket: LGA1366
  • Expansion Slots:
    • 1 PCI Express x1 slot
    • 1 PCI Express x4 slot
  • For more details, see Truckee motherboard specifications .

Processor

Figure 2: Intel Core i7 logo
Image of Intel logo
  • Operating speed: 2.8 GHz (up to 3.0 GHz turbo)
  • Number of cores: 4
  • Socket: 1366
  • Bus speed: 4.8 GT/s
  • TDP: 130W
  • Motherboard supports the following processor upgrades:
    • Intel Core i7 9xx series (Bloomfield, includes Extreme Edition)

Memory

  • Amount: 8 GB
  • Speed: PC3-10600 MB/sec (message as PC3-8500)
  • Triple channel memory architecture
  • Six 240-pin DDR3 DIMM sockets
  • Supports PC3-8500 (DDR3-1066) DIMM types
  • Non-ECC memory only, unbuffered
  • Supports 4 GB DDR3 DIMMs
  • Supports up to 24 GB on 64-bit PCs
  • Supports up to 4 GB* on 32-bit PCs
NOTE:*32-bit operating systems cannot address a full 4.0 GB of memory.

Video graphics

Figure 3: Video card
Image of video card
Figure 4: Ports
Image of video card bracket showing ports
1 - DisplayPort
2 - HDMI
3 - DVI (single-link)*
  • Interface: PCI Express 2.0 x16
  • 1 GB onboard memory
  • Notes:
    • This card occupies a single PCI Express x16 slot, and covers the adjacent slot. This means the adjacent slot is not available for another card because this card is extra wide.
    • This is not a retail GeForce graphics card, but a special HP version.
Motherboard does not contain onboard graphics hardware to display video. A video card must be installed.

Sound/Audio

*Integrated audio is not available if a sound card is installed.
  • Number of channels: 8
  • Audio CODEC: ALC888S
  • Maximum bit depth: up to 24-bit
  • Maximum sample rate: up to 192,000 Hz
  • Supports SPDIF digital

Networking

  • Interface: Integrated into motherboard
  • Technology: Intel WG82567V
  • Data transfer speeds: 10/100/1000 Mb/s (Gigabit Ethernet) integrated LAN NOTE: Gigabit Ethernet is backwards compatible with 10/100 Mb/s network hardware.
  • Transmission standards:10-Base-T Ethernet
Figure 5: Wireless card - side view (embedded antenna version
Wireless card - side view
  • Interface type: PCI
  • Data transfer speeds: up to 54 Mbps
  • Transmission standards: 802.11 a/b/g/n
  • Supported antenna connections: 2 (2 internal posts to connect an internal or extenal antenna)
  • Operating band: 2.4 GHz and 5.0 GHz dual band
  • Supported security protocols:
    • WPA
    • WEP

Hard drive

  • Size: 1 TB
  • Interface: SATA
  • Rotational Speed: 7200 rpm

CD/DVD disc drive

Figure 6: Optical Drive
Image of the optical drive
  • Interface: SATA
  • Data buffer memory: 2 MB minimum
  • LightScribe: yes
  • Disc diameter: 120 mm
  • Write and read speeds for supported formats and disc types are shown in this table:
Formats/Disc typesWrite speedsRead speedsStorage capacity
Blu-ray Disc
BD-ROM SLNAup to 8Xup to 25 GB
BD-ROM DLNAup to 4Xup to 50 GB
BD-R SLnot supportedup to 6Xup to 25 GB
BD-R DLnot supportedup to 4X up to 50 GB
BD-RE SLnot supportedup to 4.8Xup to 25 GB
BD-RE DLnot supportedup to 4Xup to 50 GB
HD DVDnot supported
DVD
DVD-ROM SLNAup to 16Xup to 4.7 GB
DVD-ROM DLNAup to 8Xup to 8.5 GB
DVD+R SLup to 16Xup to 12Xup to 4.7 GB
DVD+R DLup to 4X up to 8Xup to 8.5 GB
DVD+RW SLup to 8Xup to 10Xup to 4.7 GB
DVD+RW DLnot supported
DVD-R SLup to 16Xup to 12Xup to 4.7 GB
DVD-R DLup to 4Xup to 8Xup to 8.5 GB
DVD-RW SLup to 6Xup to 10Xup to 4.7 GB
DVD-RW DLnot supported
DVD-RAMup to 5Xup to 5Xup to 4.7 GB
CD
CDROMNAup to 40Xup to 700 MB
CDRup to 40Xup to 40Xup to 700 MB
CDRWup to 24Xup to 40Xup to 700 MB
CD-DANAup to 32Xup to 700 MB
Video CDNAup to 10Xup to 700 MB

Memory Card Reader

Figure 7: View of memory card reader
Image of card reader
Supports the following cards:
  • Compact Flash I
  • Compact Flash II
  • IBM Microdrive
  • Memory Stick (MS)
  • Memory Stick Pro (PRO)
  • Memory Stick Duo
  • Memory Stick Pro Duo
  • MultiMediaCard (MMC)
  • MultiMediaCard Mobile (MMC mobile)
  • MultiMediaCard Plus (MMC plus)
  • Reduced size MultiMediaCard (RS-MMC)
  • Secure Digital (SD)
  • Secure Digital miniSD (Mini)
  • SmartMedia
  • xD Picture Card (xD)

Computer Case

  • Height: 40 cm (15.75 inches)
  • Width: 17.78 cm (7 inches)
  • Length: 43.18 cm (17 inches)
Bay size Total Bays*
13.33 cm (5.25 inch) 2
8.89 cm (3.5 inch) 3
* Bays may be occupied by existing hardware.

Power Supply

460W power supply

I/O Ports

  • USB: 1
  • Headphone: 1
  • Microphone: 1
Figure 8: Back I/O panel
1 - OPTICAL S/PDIF coaxial out port.
2 - SATA
3 - IEEE 1394 port.
4 - RJ45 Network (LAN)
5 - Center/Subwoofer port (yellow orange). This port connects the center/subwoofer speakers.
6 - Audio: Rear speaker out (black).
7 - Audio: Line in (light blue)
8 - Audio: Line out (lime)
9 - Audio: Microphone (pink)
10 - Audio: Side speaker out (gray)
11 - USB 2.0: 4

Keyboard, mouse and input devices

Figure 9: Top view of keyboard
Image of keyboard
  • Interface: USB
  • Cable length: 1.8 m (6 feet)
    • Height: 27.2 mm (1.1 inch)
    • Width: 160.71 mm (6.3 inches)
    • Length: 439.85 mm (17.3 inches)
    • Volume up
    • Volume down
    • Mute
      * Buttons are not configurable
    • Sleep
    • Chapter back
    • Play/pause
    • Stop
    • Chapter forward
A keyboard kit for French Canada to enhance the keyboard experience when using this computer with the French language.
NOTE:Mouse color may vary by country/region.
Figure 10: Top view of mouse
Image of mouse
  • Interface: USB
  • Cable length: 1.8 m (6 feet)
  • Buttons: left, right, and clickable scroll wheel

Software

NOTE:HP provides basic support for software that comes with the computer. For in-depth feature assistance, refer to the help section in the software or on the software vendor's Web site.
Software CategorySoftware TitleSupported by HP Application Recovery
Operating System
  • Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium (64-bit)
  • No
CD/CD-RW/DVD/DVD+RW
  • MediaSmart DVD Premium BD
  • Windows DVD Maker
  • CyberLink DVD Suite 6
  • Yes
  • No
  • Yes
Entertainment, Music & Games
  • HP Games
  • HP MediaSmart Software Suite
  • No
  • Yes
Productivity
  • Microsoft Works 9
  • Microsoft Office Home and Student Edition 2007 Trial
  • Windows Live Essentials
  • Yes
  • No
  • No
Security
  • Norton Internet Security 2010 (60-day security update subscription)
  • Norton Online Backup (30-day trial)
  • Yes
  • No
Support
  • HP Advisor
  • HP Hardware Diagnostic Tools
  • HP Help & Support Center
  • HP Support Assistant
  • No
  • Yes
  • No
  • Yes
Recovery
  • HP Recovery Manager
  • No
Internet Solutions
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer
  • ISP offers
  • No
  • No
HP Partner offers (may vary)
  • Snapfish PictureMover (US only)
  • Yes
NOTE: This support document provides specifications and component images that reflect the original design intention for all PCs of this model. Under certain circumstances, a factory or service provider may install a component that meets or exceeds the listed specification and/or appears different than the image shown.